[Ovirt-devel] [PATCH] protect against shell meta-characters in working directory name

Jim Meyering jim at meyering.net
Tue Aug 19 11:40:44 UTC 2008

Alan Pevec <apevec at redhat.com> wrote:

> Jim Meyering wrote:
>> I doubt anyone using these tools will be clueless enough to do
>> so from a polluted (e.g., space-containing) working directory,
>> but better safe than sorry.  And if someone ever does,
>> this way we won't get a bug report about it.
>> Untested.
> Thanks for the watchful eye :)
> tested, ACK

Thanks!  Pushed.

>>>From dcb8024406297dc33c95c2b924a6f61d7ec27792 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> why >From ?
> Does mailman still have problem with git patches?

No.  That's done by mail clients to comply with the mail spec
that treats "From " at the beginning of a line specially.

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